ESRC Postdoctoral Fellowships for October 2022

The Department of Geography at Aberystwyth University invites applications for Postdoctoral Fellows (PDFs) as part of the Human Geography pathway of the ESRC Wales Doctoral Training Partnership. Indications of interest must be sent to the pathway convenor, Professor Gary Bridge at Cardiff University before February 1st, 2022 

Postdoctoral fellowships are one-year awards. Potential applicants will need an academic mentor, which would be a member of staff at either Cardiff, Aberystwyth, or Swansea University. Information on the research interests of Aberystwyth Geography staff is here: 

https://www.aber.ac.uk/en/dges/research/ 

The first formal step in the application process is to contact the Human Geography pathway convenor, Professor Gary Bridge at Cardiff University to discuss the suitability of the topic and potential mentors. This conversation with Professor Bridge must happen by February 1st, 2022 at the latest. More information on eligibility for these fellowships, including application information, can be found here: https://walesdtp.ac.uk/fellowships/.  

There will be an information session on applying for a PDF on Monday, January 10th, 2022. See below. 

Applying for an ESRC Wales DTP Postdoctoral Fellowship 

Monday 10th January 2022, 11:00am-12:00noon 

ESRC funded Postdoctoral Fellowship opportunities are open to applicants who have completed their PhD at a research organization that is part of a DTP. Full information regarding Postdoc Fellowships and eligibility is available on the Wales DTP website . 

As pathway ‘lead’ at Aberystwyth, I am available to answer questions tgh@aber.ac.uk, as is Prof. Gary Bridge at Cardiff, the pathway ‘convenor’: BridgeG@cardiff.ac.uk. As of now, the most informative webpages will be on the DTP site here for the post-doctoral fellowships.  There is also more information on the Human Geography pathway here. 

There will be an information session on applying for a PDF on Monday, January 10th, 2022. See below. 

Applying for an ESRC Wales DTP Postdoctoral Fellowship 

Monday 10th January 2022, 11:00am-12:00noon 

ESRC funded Postdoctoral Fellowship opportunities are open to applicants who have completed their PhD at a research organization that is part of a DTP. Full information regarding Postdoc Fellowships and eligibility is available on the Wales DTP website . 

The DTP recently opened its call for ESRC funded Postdoctoral Fellowships to commence in October 2022.  Join us for a live one-hour session aimed at helping you to decide whether a Fellowship is right for you, and how to go about applying. In the session, Wales DTP Director Professor John Harrington will outline the benefits of a Fellowship and how to apply. You will also hear from and have an opportunity to put questions to current and former Wales DTP Postdoctoral Fellows, who will share their own experience of a Fellowship and how it has helped to further their career. 

Register for this free one hour session by 5th January 2022. Live talks will be recorded and made available after the event.